Lily Schneider

Hey everyone! I’m Lily Schneider and I’m a member of the First Year Council this year. I’m so excited to be a part of this community of hard working and motivated students. My favorite part of being on FYC so far is getting to meet so many amazing and inspirational students and staff. Aside from FYC, I’m an avid member of Planned Parenthood Generation Action, the Student Emergency Medicine Services Club, and Days For Girls. I’m also an EMT and competitive cheerleader!


Year: First Year!

School: Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences

Major: Neuroscience! I’m also pursuing a certificate in Arabic and a double minor Gender and Womens Studies and Chemistry

Fun Fact: I used to help train seeing-eye dogs!

On Campus I can be Found: At Hillman or by the lawn next to Presby

Favorite Class taken at Pitt: Honors General Biology 1 with Dr. Swiganova! Dr. Swiganova is amazing, I highly recommend any of her classes!

Favorite TV show: Gossip Girl, Criminal Minds, and The Politician

Favorite Movie(s): The Princess and The Frog!

Favorite Book(s): The Importance of Being Earnest, Oscar Wilde

Favorite Quote:

“In the course of a lifetime, what does it matter?”

– Sharon Creech